Culture Pope Updates * Reality TV Nuns * ‘Top Chef’ Jesus? Thursday’s Roundup By David Gibson | April 24, 2014 ShareTweet EmailPrint More More on Culture Subscribe to Culture With his new 25,000-word encyclical, "Mater et Magistra”, Pope John XXIII joined two other pontiffs whose encyclicals on social problems constitute the greatest documents of their kind in the modern history of the church. Religion News Service file photo Active RNS subscribers and members can view this content by logging-in here.So did the pope talk to that woman in Argentina? Yes, but did he say what she said? Four popes at Sunday's canonization? John Paul, sex educator. Southern Baptists talk sex, face abuse critiques. A lifeline for the Religious Left?